Backcountry Skills

The Very Important Differences Between Hiking Boots and Snowshoes

With all this talk about snowshoes, you might be wondering: “Why on Earth can’t I just wear my hiking boots in the snow?!” After all, many hiking boots are designed for winter terrain anyway. And, they are ultimately more comfortable to walk in compared to snowshoes. Along with that, people already spend a lot of […]

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The Best Snowshoes On The Market from 5 Different Brands

Before you hit the slopes to give snowshoeing a try, you’re going to need a pair of snowshoes. But, how do you choose? Snowshoes a little bit interesting compared to other gear products you would use outdoors. But, if you don’t get a pair that’s reliable and fits you well, this sport can go from […]

Backcountry Skills

Your Backpack Scale and What It Says About You

You’ve purchased your backpack scale to weigh your pack for your thru-hike, but what to do with it? If you’re not bringing this pack on an airplane, aren’t you free to bring as much weight or as little weight as you want to? Theoretically, yes. But, realistically, no. Even if you’re not trying to do […]

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Take Your Dog Winter Camping with These Amazing Items

Have you ever considered bringing your dog camping with you? We’re not talking about hiking or rolling in the RV with your pup. We’re talking about actually bringing your furriest camping mate deep into the outdoors with you. Although dogs arguably do better warmth-wise in the winter time than they do in the summer, they […]

The Very Important Differences Between Hiking Boots and Snow ...

The Best Snowshoes On The Market from 5 Different Brands

Your Backpack Scale and What It Says About You

Take Your Dog Winter Camping with These Amazing Items

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5 Must Have Snowshoeing Accessories for the Backcountry

After getting your snowshoes, you’re just about ready to take on trail. While snowshoes function pretty well on their own, it never hurts to have some extra supportive gear. By adding certain accessories onto your snowshoe getup, you can really get the most of your winter backcountry adventure. Here are your must-have snowshoeing accessories: 1. […]

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You’ll Want to Check Out These Snowshoes for Kids

The wonderful thing about a sport like snowshoeing is that it’s fun for all abilities and ages. For kids who might not be quite ready for skiing, snowboarding, or intense backcountry hiking, snowshoeing is an excellent alternative. In general, snowshoeing is the perfect way to experience the outdoors without too much of a hassle. But, like […]

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